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Is it possible to have a form on my web site that a user can fill out their information and when they hit submit it sends the POST data directly to my FileMaker 14 database? 


I do not want to use web direct or have to grab the data any other way. I want to be able to POST it directly. 

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Yes, PHP (or other web app) can POST to web published FMS hosted databases. If the "form" is from the "outside", that is.

If you want to post a form as seen in FM's Web Viewer, I suggest you research using JavaScript and the FM protocol to push values to FM.

(a starting point for FMP protocol - also called FMP URL - in no particular order):

http://help.filemaker.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5560/kw/FMP protocol






(the above with Javascript):






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